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Wisconsin State Capitol Interior — Supreme Court


Group portrait of the Wisconsin Supreme Court in 1903, the year in which a constitutional amendment approved expansion of the court from five to seven judges. Seen here (left to right) are Joshua E. Dodge, John B. Winslow, John B. Cassoday, Rouet D. Marshall, and Robert G. Siebecker. The portraits of former justices hang on the wall behind them. The Supreme Court chamber was located in the addition to the North Wing constructed in 1883.


Image ID: 23436

Creation Date: 1903 

Creator Name: Ridgway, Isaac A.

City: Madison

County: Dane

State: Wisconsin

Collection Name: Single Item Oversize

Genre: Photograph

Original Format Type: photographic print, b&w

Original Format Number: PH 5-906

Original Dimensions: 20 x 15.25 inches


The published specifications noted: "the Supreme Court room is to be finished in oak all through; casings, doors showing in the court room and all such work to be made of thoroughly kiln-dried red oak.




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